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The Rest of that Stuff is Fake News

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP to the corruptions of Christianity, I am indeed opposed; but not to the genuine precepts of Jesus himself. I am a Christian,...

Liberty Counsel Comments on Masterpiece Cakeshop Victory

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, a historic case that protects the...

VICTORY: Federal Court Upholds National Motto

LAURA HERNANDEZ, ACLJ A federal appellate court has just dismissed an atheist lawsuit, agreeing once again with our arguments that the National Motto – In...

Victory for Religious Liberty in the Classroom

Young student was threatened with punishment for completing book report on Bible stories LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ “In our system, state-operated schools may not be enclaves of...

The Grove City Bill: A President vs. Congress

JOHN A. SPARKS, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES We wrote earlier about the Grove City College Supreme Court case (Grove City College v. Bell) in which the high court ruled...

MRFF Continues Relentless Unfounded Attack on Our Military and the Bible in POW Displays

We're not backing down SKIP ASH, ACLJ Recently, we shared that Attorney Donald G. Rehkopf and the inappropriately named Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) sent a formal complaint to Rear...

Though Persecuted, Christians and Patriots are Standing

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN I praise God for Wyoming GOP county chair Vicki Kissack having the courage to share my article, "Christians Deceived by...

LGBT’s “Outrageous Subpoena”— An Unprecedented Assault on Religious Liberty and Free Speech

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Liberty Counsel filed an objection to a staggering subpoena from Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund (Lambda Legal), which represents...

World Medical Association Policy Revision Would Force Doctors to Perform Abortions

LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ Imagine if your job could force you to murder an innocent person. Recently we told you that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...

Investigation Begins for New York Attorney General

LIBERTY COUNSEL BROOKLYN, NY –  New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the appointment of Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas as the special prosecutor and special...

Victory for Religious Freedom and the Bible in U.S. Navy

SKIP ASH, ACLJ The Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) is at it yet again. Recently, Attorney Donald G. Rehkopf and the MRFF sent a formal complaint to...

Teacher Pushes LGBT on Students

LIBERTY COUNSEL TAVARES, FL -- A 14-year-old male eighth grader at Tavares Middle School in Lake County, Florida brought home a printed note last Friday,...

Speech Buffer Zone Challenge

LIBERTY COUNSEL PITTSBURGH, PA – Liberty Counsel filed an amicus brief in Bruni v. Pittsburgh in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals regarding sidewalk counselors who are challenging an anti-speech...

Victory: Right to Share the Gospel Protected

MARSHALL GOLDMAN, ACLJ Recently, the ACLJ was contacted by a man (who asked to remain anonymous for this article) who was dealing with disturbing religious...

California Bill Assaulting Freedom of Speech and Religion Approved by Assembly

LIBERTY COUNSEL SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Assembly approved a bill 50-18 that would ban counselors from providing counseling and adults from receiving counsel regarding...

So to Speak podcast: Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission

By Nico Perrino, The FIRE.org In 2012, a same-sex couple entered Masterpiece Cakeshop and asked its owner, Jack Phillips, to create a cake for their wedding...

Parents Say No Graphic Curriculum

LIBERTY COUNSEL ORLANDO, FL -- Parents around the nation are demanding that public schools end the sexualization of their children during class time by holding a “Sex Ed Sit...

Grand Rapids, MN Agrees to Cease Unconstitutional Treatment of Religious Free Speech

CARLY F. GAMMILL, ACLJ Like many local governments, the City of Grand Rapids, Minnesota, tries to assist citizens in publicizing upcoming community events. Grand Rapids...

The Separation of Angry Atheists and Constitution: A Reply to “Our First Two Constitution...

SKIP ASH, ACLJ The other day I came upon an essay written by an Advisory Board Member of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF), retired...

Persecution Update: Seeking Justice for Christian Boy Beaten to Death by Pakistani Police

SHAHERYAR GILL, ACLJ It’s a tragic case, but our team has just secured a significant step toward justice for the family of a Christian boy...

Nearly 1,000 Christian Families Flee for Their Lives in Pakistan

LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ Imagine a child being sentenced to die for a Facebook post. We parents constantly caution our children, particularly teens, about what they post...

Olympics Corrupted to Further Anti-God Agenda

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Watching the Olympics was a big deal when I was a kid, a pleasurable family affair. I tuned in the...

State’s Witness Reveals NY AG Pro-Life Witch Hunt

LIBERTY COUNSEL Brooklyn, NY – A state’s witness called to testify against Liberty Counsel client Scott Fitchett, Jr., revealed the frivolous pro-life witch hunt of...

College offers course on “Queering the Bible”

— reaction from religious community leaves me speechless BY ALLEN WEST Last year I shared with y’all a post about the strategic objective of the progressive socialist left...

This week a woman asked me a question that should disturb everyone

BY ALLEN WEST Earlier this year, I was nominated to serve on the Board of Advisers for Amegy Bank, Dallas Region. That’s why I can...

Colorado’s ‘Half-baked’ Decision: The Masterpiece Capeshop Case

JOHN A. SPARKS, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES Who would have guessed that the religious liberty and free-speech rights of Americans would be tested in...

500 Years of Religious Liberty…will it make it another 500 years?

BY ALLEN WEST I reiterate my sincere condolences and prayers for those who so tragically had their lives taken from them in Las Vegas. To...

Judge Suspends City’s Ban of Farmers Over Their Marriage Views

KELSEY HARKNESS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION A federal judge ruled Friday that the Michigan farmers who were banned from selling their produce at a farmers market on...

Rev. Daniel Shute: On Religious Tests, 1788

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, AMERICAN FOUNDING ERA, REV. DANIEL SHUTE Reverend Daniel Shute defends the proposed U.S. Constitution and specifically its prohibition of religious tests—Massachusetts Ratification...

The Playground Fight Over Religious Liberty

JOHN A. SPARKS, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES Trinity Lutheran Church is a church in Columbia, Missouri that operates a Christian preschool and daycare center...

This Farmer Won’t Host Same-Sex Weddings at His Orchard. Now a City Has Banned...

FRED LUCAS, THE DAILY SIGNAL A farmers market and Facebook posts have opened a new front in courtroom battles over religious freedom. It started when Steve...

Trump’s Executive Order Fails to Address Most Pressing Religious Liberty Threats

RYAN T. ANDERSON, DAILY SIGNAL President Donald Trump said he’d promote commonsense policies that would “Make America Great Again” and would stand up to politically...

John Leland: Religious Liberty Promotes Greatest Revival of True Religion

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, FOUNDING ERA SERMONS: JOHN LELAND 1791 Divines generally inform us that there is such a time to come (called the Latter-Day Glory) when...

James Madison and the War of 1812

GARY S. SMITH, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES Presidents Day reflections typically commemorate the exploits of two of our larger than life chief executives whose...

Pastor Saeed Writes Heartbreaking Christmas Letter

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ American Pastor Saeed Abedini – a U.S. citizen imprisoned for his Christian faith – has written a heartbreaking letter from his prison...

The Body of Liberties—1641

Background of the American Revolution In December, 1641, the Puritans pass the first code of law in New England. This session continued three weeks, and established...

George Washington: A True Christian Spirit

THEY WERE BELIEVERS, GEORGE WASHINGTON Camp at Cambridge, September 14, 1775 To Colonel BENEDICT ARNOLD, Commander of the Detachment of the Continental Army destined against QUEBECK: SIR:...

The Bible of the American Revolution

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Did you know that Congress once printed Bibles? At the time of the American Revolution, the British government had strict laws about...

President Obama Advances Gender Confusion and Erodes Privacy

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, LIBERTY COUNSEL Washington, DC - Federal workers can no longer expect privacy in the workplace restroom or locker room. After championing federally funded...

More Attacks on First Amendment

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Yesterday, I hold you about how the Obama Administration is trying to force the company named Hobby Lobby to provide drugs to...